Still celebrating National IT Professionals Day with 3 months of free Premium Membership. Use Code ITDAY17

x
?
Solved

Start/Restart Services Permissions

Posted on 2009-05-07
3
Medium Priority
?
399 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
What are the minimum permissions I need to grant for a user to connect to a Windows 2003 Domain Controller using the services mmc console to start and/or restart services?
0
Comment
Question by:DVation191
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 85

Accepted Solution

by:
oBdA earned 2000 total points
ID: 24325779
You first need to grant them the necessary permissions (read/start/stop/pause, RTOP in subinacl.exe), either through a group policy or through subinacl.exe
Check here for details:
How to grant users rights to manage services in Windows 2000
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/288129

Download details: SubInACL (SubInACL.exe)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=E8BA3E56-D8FE-4A91-93CF-ED6985E3927B

In addition, you need the following for remote access:
Non-administrators cannot remotely access the Service Control Manager after you install Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/907460
0
 
LVL 20

Author Comment

by:DVation191
ID: 24325963
I have granted the appropriate permissions using SubInACL for the services themselves, but the user still cannot connect to the services using the mmc console remotely.

The last link you provided describes using sc.exe, but I want the user to be able to use the MMC console. Am I missing something?
0
 
LVL 85

Expert Comment

by:oBdA
ID: 24326222
You need to run the command described in the 907460 article *once* on the server that hosts the service(s) you want to grant remote access to.
0

Featured Post

Veeam Task Manager for Hyper-V

Task Manager for Hyper-V provides critical information that allows you to monitor Hyper-V performance by displaying real-time views of CPU and memory at the individual VM-level, so you can quickly identify which VMs are using host resources.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This is my 3rd article on SCCM in recent weeks, the 1st (http://www.experts-exchange.com/OS/Microsoft_Operating_Systems/Server/Windows_Server_2008/A_4466-A-beginners-guide-to-installing-SCCM2007-on-Windows-2008-R2-Server.html) dealing with installat…
While rebooting windows server 2003 server , it's showing "active directory rebuilding indices please wait" at startup. It took a little while for this process to complete and once we logged on not all the services were started so another reboot is …
This is my first video review of Microsoft Bookings, I will be doing a part two with a bit more information, but wanted to get this out to you folks.
Have you created a query with information for a calendar? ... and then, abra-cadabra, the calendar is done?! I am going to show you how to make that happen. Visualize your data!  ... really see it To use the code to create a calendar from a q…
Suggested Courses

715 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question